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Puttalam vs Gor’Kij Climate & Distance Between

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  • The distance between Puttalam, Sri Lanka and Gor’Kij, Russia is approximately 6,209 km or 3,859 mi.
  • To reach Puttalam in this distance one would set out from Gor’Kij bearing 135.3° or SE and follow the great circles arc to approach Puttalam bearing 156.7° or SSE .
  • Puttalam has a tropical wet and dry/ savanna climate with dry summers (As) whereas Gor’Kij has a warm summer continental/ hemiboreal climate with no dry season (Dfb).
  • Puttalam is in or near the tropical dry forest biome whereas Gor’Kij is in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The annual mean temperature is 23.7 °C (42.7°F) warmer.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26.8 °C (48.2°F) less in Puttalam. The continentality subtype is truly hyperoceanic as opposed to truly continental.
  • Total annual precipitation averages 576.5 mm (22.7 in) more which is equivalent to 576.5 l/m² (14.15 US gal/ft²) or 5,765,000 l/ha (616,317 US gal/ac) more. About 2 as much.
  • The altitude of the sun at midday is overall 40.2° higher in Puttalam than in Gor’Kij.

Climate Comparison Table

The table shows values for Puttalam relative to Gor’Kij. You can also view this comparison the other way around from the perspective of Gor’Kij vs Puttalam.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
average temperature iconAverage Temperature °C ( °F) +37 (+67) +36 (+66) +32 (+57) +24 (+42) +16 (+29) +12 (+22) +10 (+18) +12 (+22) +18 (+32) +24 (+43) +30 (+53) +34 (+61) +24 (+43)
rainfall iconAverage Precipitation mm (in) +15 (+1) +7 (+0) +39 (+2) +140 (+5) +43 (+2) -22 (-1) -60 (-2) -51 (-2) +7 (+0) +179 (+7) +193 (+8) +88 (+3) +577 (+23)
daylight iconAverage Daylight Hours & Minutes/ Day +4h 14' +2h 32' +0h 27' -1h 44' -3h 42' -4h 48' -4h 18' -2h 32' -0h 23' +1h 48' +3h 45' +4h 48'   0h 00'
sun altitude iconSun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (°) +48 +47.9 +47.9 +40.5 +23.8 +17.4 +23.3 +39.9 +48 +47.9 +48 +48.1   +40.2

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